Jennifer Garner Crashes ‘Peppermint’ Screening

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Unknown to fans, the movie’s star showed up at an LA theater to watch her new film.

Jennifer Garner stars in the new movie Peppermint, an action thriller in which she portrays a mother who seeks revenge after witnessing the deaths of her husband and daughter during a drive-by shooting.


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Just another bulletin for the PTA! Haha, that was a lie. Here it comes— @peppermintmovie! #PEPPERMINTmovie #september7th

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The star revealed on Instagram that she made a trip to a local theater over the weekend to watch a screening of the film. She felt strange about fans seeing her watching her own movie, but her nervousness was pretty adorable:

Lucky for Garner, it looks like the film was well-received. Later in the video, a fan approaches her to shake her hand while expressing how much they enjoyed the movie.

Peppermint is currently playing in theaters. Click the link below to watch the movie’s trailer.